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Azzurro Systems Integration wins PBS Joint Master Control Operations (JMCO) Project in Syracuse, NY

Northvale, NJ- Azzurro Systems Integration is pleased to announce they have been chosen as the Systems Integrator to relocate the New York PBS Station WCNY to its new home at the Joint Master Control Operations (JMCO) facility in Syracuse. Scheduled for fall 2012 opening, the JMCO Broadcast and Education Center, a $20 million renovation of a former building supply warehouse on Syracuse’s west side will be the new home toWCNY’s television and radio production and will also include a learning center, concert auditorium, café and other amenities.

Located on the corner of Marcellus and South West streets on the edge of Armory Square and the Near West Side, the new Joint Master Control Operations Center will broadcast 34 digital channels that originate from nine New York State PBS stations, a first of the kind for a public broadcasting company which will save the stations a combined estimate of $25 million dollars over a 10 year span.

View a virtual tour of the facility here: http://youtu.be/FUxCth_S4SA

AboutWCNY

WCNY is Central New York’s trusted source for education, the arts and public affairs. As the Public Broadcasting Service (PBS) affiliate station serving the heart of New York state since 1965, WCNY strives each and every day to provide content-rich programming to over 1.8 million households in its nineteen county coverage area. Through television, radio, educational outreach, online materials, and award-winning video production and media consulting services, WCNY and WCNY AXXESS Productions connects the Central New York community to education, entertainment and inspiration. For more information please visit: http://www.wcny.org/capitalcampaign/

About Azzurro Systems Integration

Azzurro Systems Integration (ASI) is a full service systems design and integration company. ASI addresses the technical needs of the television industry offering comprehensive solutions, including consulting, engineering, design, documentation, project management, equipment procurement, custom fabrication, system integration, project commissioning, training, and after-installation support.

For more information, visit:
azzurrogroup.com

Press Contact: Jen Park
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